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We remember the outlandish and influential Nigerian musician William Onyeabor, who died this week at age 70
Jan. 18, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
There are a lot of ideas in Sacramento for addressing California's housing crisis, but state lawmakers may lack the necessary experience to make informed decisions.
Jun. 27from Zócalo's Connecting California
How is the American constitutional system doing in its 273rd year?
Jul. 5from Left, Right & Center
Chief Justice John Roberts joined the four liberal justices in handing a big blow to the Trump administration today.
Jun. 27from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A United Nations expert finds the WikiLeaks founder has been subjected to psychological torture, and media around the globe played a part.
Jul. 12from Scheer Intelligence
On this holiday, we share two of our favorite episodes from KCRW’s music documentary podcast Lost Notes.
Jul. 4from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
What are the key issues for black voters in LA right now?
Jul. 17from Greater LA
Julian Castro, former HUD secretary and former San Antonio Mayor, says his housing plan calls for a much greater investment to end homelessness by 2028.
Jul. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The shocking killing of a 32-year-old non-verbal autistic man by an off-duty LAPD officer at a Costco has parents of young autistic men wondering what it will take to keep their kids…
Jul. 2from Greater LA
Jackie Lacey has been the District Attorney of Los Angeles County for six years. She will seek re-election next year.
Jun. 28from Press Play with Madeleine Brand